People, Places & Cultures

A Brief Tour of Vientiane

These are photos of some of the areas I visited with my boss and his family during the first week of arrival. More to follow when I have time to visit. Enjoy! I will update this section of my post iteratively.

Pha That Luang is a gold-covered large Buddhist stupa in the centre of Vientiane, Laos is the most important national symbol in Laos.

Pha That Luang is a gold-covered large Buddhist stupa in the centre of Vientiane, Laos
is the most important national symbol is Laos.

Pha That Luang

Pha That Luang

Laos Golden Reclining Buddha, Vientiane City

Laos Golden Reclining Buddha, Vientiane City

Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de Triomphe

Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de Triomphe

Part of the city view from the top of Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de Triomphe

Part of the city view from the top of Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de Triomphe

Historic paintings in the Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de Triomphe

Historic paintings in the Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de Triomphe

Historic paintings in the Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de

Historic paintings in the Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de

A smaller monument at Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de

A smaller monument at Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de

A symmetrical view from one of the windows at Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de

A symmetrical view from one of the windows at Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de

A smaller monument at Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de

A smaller monument at Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de

A view from  Patuxai  Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane's Arc de overlooking the Prime Minister Office

A view from Patuxai Laos Victory Gate, Vientiane’s Arc de overlooking the Prime Minister Office

Lane Xang Street, Vientiane, Laos

Lane Xang Street, Vientiane, Laos

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